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  • The Tsunami, Satellite Images, BEFORE AND AFTER. AMAZING!! (Warning: Graphic images downthread)

    12/30/2004 11:21:35 PM PST · by crushelits · 187 replies · 113,562+ views
    crushelits | Dec. 30, 2004 | crushelits
    A satellite image taken Dec. 29, 2004, shows an overview of Aceh province in the western Indonesian island of Sumatra. The area absorbed the double shock of the world's worst earthquake in 40 years coupled with the resulting catastrophic tsunami BEFORE: This detailed view of the northern tip of the island was taken on Jan 10, 2003 AFTER: A photo taken of the same area on Jan. 29, 2004, shows the extreme destruction caused by the earthquake and tsunami. On Thursday, Indonesian officials issued a new death toll of nearly 80,000 for that country alone.   BEFORE: This detailed...